Author Archives: Ted Nugent

With age comes wisdom and the realization that hunting smarter means doing what you can and should ... not what you used to do.

Celebrate the Glorious, Glorious Rut!

When you’re out in the deerwoods everyday like I am, you become extremely tuned in to the pulsations of nature and her critters. There really is a wonderful, stimulating Call of the wild, but I prefer to call it the Spirit of the wild, for there is a tangible yet beyond the physical heartbeat...

Uncle Ted doesn't mine running an arrow through a swampdonkey shedeer to put meat on the table!

May the Force Be With You and All Your Backstrap Dreams Come True!

Every morning and every afternoon, September, October, November, December, January and February, I unleash my pure predator beast, and head to my chosen ambush location for another hunt of a lifetime. The excitement that broils down below has not subsided one whit for the past 60 plus years of bowhunting, and I look to...

With age comes wisdom and the realization that hunting smarter means doing what you can and should ... not what you used to do.

So That Our BloodBrothers May Live to Hunt Another Day

In this wonderful month of October, every day of hunting gets better and better all the time. The early start of the season is always gleefully anticipated, and though surely many fine trophy does and bucks and bulls and cows do in deed get killed and celebrated, it is all too often rather warm...

Fred Bear, Ted Nugent and a young Toby Nugent

And the BloodBrother Spirit Campfires Burn Brightly On

Us Bowhunters are ultra-lucky even when we get skunked. Just the fact that we are so fortunate to have discovered and pursued our mystical flight of the arrow and this amazing natural spiritual connection with God’s creation is mojo enough to thank the Good Lord for everyday. Sure, the always nerve wracking, spine-tingling, hyperventilating...

A soul-warming campfire does a hunter good and stirs the passions of autumn seasons!

Happy October, BloodBrothers Everywhere!

Ladies and Gentlemen of the Great SpiritWild bowhunting brotherhood, start your predator projectile engines and send your arrows home!                                                         Ahhhhhhh…….  Rejoice, won’t you, as we celebrate with maximum gusto that ever-loving, effervescent, soul stirring, heartslamming, physics spirituality mystical flight of the October arrow like we mean it! By Ted Nugent Archers, draw your...

Wildlife is a renewable resource that must be intelligently managed, including with hunting seasons, for sustainable numbers and yield.

Nature is Not Politically Correct

I first encountered the culture war freaks way back in the 1960s on rock-n-roll radio. During interviews about my frightening Amboy Dukes MotorCity Madhouse R&B&R&R funmusic, the DJs would feign shock and dismay when I articulated the source of my inspiration and high energy animal breeding soundtrack to my soul cleansing, magical time in...

A hearty supply of elk all wrapped, secured in the freezin' cold Yeti and ready to be prepped for the table!

Long Live the Mighty Beast in Your Belly!

With majestic critters of every description and species tipping over at record numbers already this phenomenal hunting season 2015, I thought for sure now is the time to celebrate the glory of such sacred life sustaining flesh hitting grills and skillets all across America like we mean it. By Ted Nugent Kill ‘em &...

Uncle Ted enjoys all kinds of hunting, from bushytails to big bucks!

The Cuter the Critter, the Sweeter the Meat!

Squirrels! Limbrats! Nutbusters! Bushytails! Aim small miss small tree scramblers! I’m telling you, some of my most powerful, exciting hunts and memories were stalking the timber for some hard earned tree-scampers with my little Winchester Model 63 .22 semi-auto and an ancient Weaver four power scope. By Ted Nugent Every September since I can...

Ted celebrating his ginormous Hill Ranch wapiti monster!

You Can’t Grill It ’til You Kill It!

As I jettison ferociously into the soul cleansing, spirit intoxicating month of September with fresh Rocky Mountain elk blood on my Buck knife and hands, please excuse me while I attempt to control my over-active emotion glands! By Ted Nugent Lord have mercy! Son and best hunting buddy Toby and I just returned from...

Yowza! Bears, bows and backstraps to get things started on a high note!

Backstrap Strategy 101: Backstrap Like You Mean It!

At the danger of sounding silly stating the obvious to my experienced hunting buddies out there, please allow me to review what so many of us know to be essential strategies for consistently killing big game in order to help those less experienced or less successful who share our backstrap dreams. By Ted Nugent...